Tourism for First Nations in Yukon getting a boost from a bootcamp

A 12-week program called Strengthening Indigenous Tourism: Business Bootcamp is now available to First Nations that are in the early stage of development.

The program will provide expertise to business people in areas like business modeling, marketing and finance.

The program is a partnership between the Yukon First Nations Culture and Tourism Association and Yukonstruct with money from CanNor.

Reporter / Whitehorse

Sara Connors is originally from Nova Scotia and has a Journalism degree from the University of King’s College in Halifax. After graduation she worked in South Korea for two years as an English Language teacher and freelance journalist. After she returned home in 2019 she worked behind the scenes at CTV Atlantic in Halifax before joining APTN's Yukon bureau in July 2020.